We work on the principle that pets are loved members of the family.
Practice Owner & Primary Vet
Dave Hall is a passionate Veterinarian with extensive experience in Emergency and Critical Care. He believes that a holistic approach to the day to day health care of the family pet is crucial. He is also an easy bloke to get along with, loves a good laugh, and will make you and your pets feel right at home at Toowoomba Family Vets. With both their families originating from Central Queensland, Dave and his wife Claire recently moved up the range, having studied and worked in Brisbane. Together with their four kids, and along with Mac the cat and Sibella the Stimson Python, Dave and Claire love the family culture and beautiful surrounds of Toowoomba.
The other thing about Dave is that his vision for this Vet practice goes far beyond the clinic itself. Toowoomba Family Vets is a Social Enterprise Company which has a heart for this community and a desire to create positive change. Click here to see what we do!
Dr Tom Smith Dr Kimberley Jordan
Specialist Surgeon Veterinarian
Dr Tom Smith, a small animal specialist surgeon who consults at Toowoomba Family Vets every Monday and Thursday. Dr Smith has over twenty years of experience as a veterinary surgeon, with over half of this time working in specialist and referral environments. Dr Smith is extremely excited to work alongside Toowoomba Family Vet s to offer intensive management of critical patient s and 24 hour care as required.
Head Veterinary Nurse
After graduating from the University of Queensland's Veterinary Technology program, Bec worked as a orthopaedic surgical tech for several years in speciality and referral hospitals in Brisbane. It was only until she made the change to emergency and critical care nursing a few years ago, that she really discovered her passion for emergency nursing and triage. Currently Bec is studying to receive her Veterinary Technology Specialist accreditation in Emergency and Critical Care from internationally recognised AVECCT. Bec currently lives in Toowoomba with her husband Jeremy, their two rescue dogs Eddie and Harlem and their cranky but loveable cat Brooklyn .
Rian is Dave’s brother in-law whose past life involved High School science teaching, cattle farming and African wildlife consultation, community development, church pastoring and small business. Having just returned to Australia from further studies at the University of Oxford, Rian and his wife Sally decided to move to Toowoomba and join Dave and his team in the epic venture that is Toowoomba Family Vets.
Recently graduating from the University of Queensland, Kimberley has leapt into veterinary medicine head on! Kimberley is enjoying the many facets of veterinary medicine, including surgery, emergency and critical care and ultrasonography. She is borderline obsessed with her golden retriever Darcy and currently lives in Toowoomba with her partner Andrew, a border collie called Mabel and her cat Gretel
Phoebe graduated from the University of Queensland in 2014 and started working in a busy mixed animal practice in Brisbane’s west side. She started working in an emergency clinic on weekends in 2016 to gain further experience as she loves emergency surgery and critical care. In 2018 she made the big move with her fiancé Jack up to Toowoomba and in February joined the team at Toowoomba Family Vets. At home Phoebe and Jack live with two mischievous labradors Percy and Hudson, 6 chickens and they hope to buy some cattle for their small property soon.